Turkey Day Timeline

Follow our step-by-step cooking instructions and timeline for effortless holiday meal prep!

Plan for approximately three hours of total cooking time and an extra 30-45 minutes for finishing touches.

1 Day Prior or 6 Hours Before

  • Holiday Bread Kit – Get ahead of the game and prep your holiday bread kit the day before or 6 hours prior to serving dinner.
  • Holiday Desserts – Prebake your pie or move the cheesecake into the refrigerator.

3 Hours Before Dinner

  • Holiday Roasted Turkey – Preheat oven temperature to 350° F. Follow cooking instructions provided for roasting the perfect turkey.

1 Hour Before Dinner prepare Oven-baked sides

  • Holiday Savory Stuffing
  • Sweet Potatoes with Brown Sugar & Pecans
  • Classic Mac N Cheese

Increase oven to 375° F and remove foil from the turkey for the final cooking time. Pop your casseroles in the oven with the turkey and follow the cooking instructions provided.

20-30 Minutes Before Dinner prepare Stovetop Sides

  • Holiday Mashed Potatoes
  • Holiday French Onion Green Beans
  • Turkey Gravy
  • Cranberry Relish

As the turkey and casseroles cool slightly, finish cooking your stovetop sides according to the cooking instructions provided. All of our stovetop sides cook within 10-20 mins!